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Ben Hampton
Ben Hampton

Hometown:
Salisbury, N.C.

High School:
West Charlotte

Height / Weight:
6-1 / 255

Position:
Fullback

Birthdate:
08/07/1984


2005: Played three games during the 2005 season, starting one of them, as an injury limited his season...Rushed for 24 yards on six carries...Season best was against James Madison with two carries for 11 yards, helping the entire CCU offense earn Big South Offensive Player of the Week honros as a squad...

2004: Played in all 11 games as a sophomore, drawing the starts at Newberry and against Jacksonville... Rushed for 187 yards and five touchdowns on 36 carries... Scored two touchdowns each against Davidson and North Greenville... Had a career-best 45 yards on five carries in the home win over Jacksonville... Also had one catch for six yards on the season...

2003: Saw action in 10 games his first season, coming off the bench in all of them... Returned from an early season ankle injury to post 82 yards on 16 carries and one touchdown... Scored his first collegiate touchdown on a 12-yard carry against Charleston... Came on strong in the final game at Charleston Southern, rushing for 37 yards on four carries, including a season-high 16-yard burst through the line... Was a member of the 2002 recruiting class at CCU...

High School: Lettered three years in football at West Rowan, earning All-Conference and All-County accolades each year... A preseason All-State selection his senior year, he rushed for Rowan County record 1,800 yards in just eight games, while recording 225 receiving and 120 passing yards... Led his team to a 12-2 record as a junior, rushing for 950 yards and posting 420 receiving yards, after posting 650 yards rushing and 300 receiving his sophomore season... Also a four-year letterwinner in baseball that was an All-Conference and All-County honoree each season... A member of the National Honor Society... Graduated with honors with a 3.8 GPA...

Personal: Full name: Benjamin Gray Hampton... Born: 8-7-84... Son of Rick and Gay Hampton... Majoring in history.